Experimental investigation of bone mineral density in Thoroughbreds using quantitative computed tomography
- Publisher: Japanese Society of Equine Science
Journal of Equine Science,
bone mineral density | Thoroughbred | radiographic bone aluminum equivalence | dual energy X-ray absorptiometry | quantitative computed tomography
mesheuropmc: body regions | musculoskeletal system | musculoskeletal, neural, and ocular physiology | musculoskeletal diseases
Bone mineral density (BMD) is one of the indications of the strength and health. BMD measured by quantitative computed tomography (QCT) was compared with that measured by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) and radiographic bone aluminum equivalence (RBAE). Limbs wer...